Hague: 'Historic result for Burma'

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This is a historic result for Burma.

We congratulate the people of Burma, and Aung San Suu Kyi for her personal victory which means so much to her people and people around the world, including in Britain.

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– William Hague, Foreign Secretary

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Suu Kyi hails Burma victory

Aung San Suu Kyi has hailed her victory for the National League for Democracy Party as a 'triumph of the people' after claiming a landslide victory in a series of by-elections.